Irish Championship Comedy

Irish Championship Comedy

The show’s title is accurate in that the two comedians who perform in it are indeed Irish, but the idea that this has anything to do with “championship comedy” is a misleading one... 

Don't Panic

Don't Panic

Jim Bayes took his show Pure Jim to Hull and Leicester festivals and following great feedback is now subjecting it to Edinburgh. Stylish comedy as Jim turns his self-esteem issues on the world around him while trying to get fitter and ditch the car... 

The Abridged Dapper Eleven Hour Monochrome Dream Show

The Abridged Dapper Eleven Hour Monochrome Dream Show

Three people's dreams merge in post-apocalyptic Britain. 

Pear Shaped Afternoons – Free

Pear Shaped Afternoons – Free

Unique comedy double act Brian and Krysstal return to the Fringe. After doing the Festival for eight years, Brian and Krysstal decided to have a wee rest – for eight years! Peer pressure and public demand have drawn them back to their old haunt... 

Lloyd Langford: Rascal

Lloyd Langford: Rascal

A brand spanking new (and free) stand-up comedy show about taking your pleasure where you can find it. Will contain jokes about the weather, gangs and what to do if you find a box of sex toys in your hotel room... 

Middle Age Came Quick!

Middle Age Came Quick!

How does it feel and what do you do about it when old age catches up with you 10 years before you even suspect it's chasing you? When everywhere you look, you see the people around you getting older, and every celebrity you ever loved dying? Time flies whether you are having fun or not, so those years where you didn't really do what you wanted come back to fill you with loss, and guilt... 

Barbarians

Barbarians

Thanks to Genghis Khan's friskiness we're all 8% barbarian, but were we ever that civilised in the first place? A pretty sobering thought as you play on your iPhone whilst sipping a skinny mocha-latte... 

Gag Reflex Presents...

Gag Reflex Presents...

Gag Reflex Presents... The best new talent on the Fringe will this year be emceed by Adam Rowe ‘Nothing short of prodigious’ (Skinny), with appearances from Gabriel Ebulue, ‘Refreshingly steers away from cliched routines and stereotypes’ (Bruce Dessau), Lauren Pattison, ‘Sharp writing’ (Guardian), Radu Isac, ‘Nicely treads the line between weird and relatable, nice work’ (Chortle... 

Anti-White PC Mangina Activate!

Anti-White PC Mangina Activate!

Dick Coughlan thought he was a good guy. That was until he met the internet and soon found out he was actually an evil, ball-less, genocidal, race-traitorous bastard! Now, after seven years, even he doesn't know... 

A Sharma Sutra's Tale

A Sharma Sutra's Tale

After a wonderful 10-year relationship (yep, there’s no ex hating in this show) watch a 33-year-old man embarrass himself, trying to beat his sexual record of... one! And his ex is a bisexual now. 

The Really Good Show Hour

The Really Good Show Hour

Ed Caruana and Tamar Broadbent can't pronounce their own names (so don't feel bad). They’ve come to Scotland this summer to do a really good show, but mainly to stay out of the sun... 

Mark of Stupidity

Mark of Stupidity

Telling someone that you’re not a racist before you say something incredibly racist is not an ingenious or valid way to evade accountability for the subsequent spew to flow from your mouth... 

Hof With His Head

Hof With His Head

This is what happens when you come up with a good pun and have to tenuously link your show back to it: Inside Simon Hofmeister’s head (here we go) are answers to many of life’s most pressing questions... 

Kirsten MacGregor: Hello Cruel World

Kirsten MacGregor: Hello Cruel World

They say there are two types of people in the world. Well Kirsten hates them both. Join this grumpy twat in her hilarious new stand-up show and hear about the troubles and awkward situations which premature old age have summoned, from pretending to be deaf in order to avoid conversation, to attempting to convince Alex Salmond that she's the head of STV. 

Sex, Hugs and Gender Roles: A Panel Show About Sexuality

Sex, Hugs and Gender Roles: A Panel Show About Sexuality

This unique stand-up panel show explores relationships with sex, sexuality and culture. Join Robyn Perkins and Dave Chawner for stand-up, trivia and hilarious banter with different guest panelists about how comfortable we are with sex, our bodies and intimate moments. 

Ken Crystal Afternoon Showcase

Ken Crystal Afternoon Showcase

Grab a beer, nurse your hangover and relax. This is a fun knock about hour of stand-up. Imaan Hadchiti, Toby Adams, Stuart Black plus daily guests. (Maybe even the mysterious Ken Crystal... 

All American Boy

All American Boy

Sid Singh isn't the first guy you think of when you think 'America', but so what? What're you, an expert? No? Then chill out dude. Sid's funny as hell so come watch his free show every day at the White Horse at 11pm or Cowgate at 12:15pm... 

Gag Reflex Presents

Gag Reflex Presents

Gag Reflex presents Tom Lucy, Sean Nolan, Chris Washington and Benji Waterstones, hosted by Freddy Quinne and Kate McCabe. The best new comedians working today, handpicked for one hell of a show... 

Eleanor Tiernan – Don't Cry for Me Eleanor Tiernan

Eleanor Tiernan – Don't Cry for Me Eleanor Tiernan

Teachers said Eleanor was clever. Showered her in awards and prizes. Now watch her devote those talents to subjects that are ultimately not worth the effort. As seen on Stewart Lee's Alternative Comedy Experience (Comedy Central)... 

Kate Lucas – Work in Progress

Kate Lucas – Work in Progress

Some people know exactly what to say, exactly what to think and exactly how to behave. They breeze through life with grace, efficiency and ease. Bastards. Kate does not. A kooky blend of niceness and cynicism, with a ‘razor sharp wit’ (BroadwayBaby... 

Imaginary Girlfriend

Imaginary Girlfriend

In the back room of the White Horse pub, Danny Mullins is taking us through what his promo material describes as interactive music magic. Really, what it feels like is being at a house party reaching that gentle, almost but not quite end of the night, when someone picks up a guitar and there’s a spontaneous jam/sing-along... 

Jason Patterson - All About the Pattersons

Jason Patterson - All About the Pattersons

Jason Patterson in All About The Pattersons! Jason entertains us with affable tales of growing up in a house and moving to a rough council estate, having a popular older brother, how being a fan of Prince nearly got him beaten up, and having a school teacher with unorthodox methods of teaching... 

Licence To Laugh Comedy Club

Licence To Laugh Comedy Club

London's up-and-coming comedy club brings you some of the finest comedians from the London comedy circuit. Different line-up each day, all hosted by Joe Bains. 

Sully O'Sullivan: Nationhood

Sully O'Sullivan: Nationhood

Place one immigrant in residency limbo for six years, make them take the Home Office's Britishness test, send them on two UK national tours, say they can stay, then break up the country... 

White Man's Burden

White Man's Burden

Not sure what colour you are? Join us. Think you might be a latent racist? Relax. Cultural identity, political correctness and causing offence are given an original and hilarious spin by this award-winning comedian... 

Stuart Mitchell - Work in Progress

Stuart Mitchell - Work in Progress

Stuart Mitchell was a finalist in the NATYS competition in 2012 and is one of the most exciting new stand-up comedians performing across the UK. The Glaswegian comic’s sharp one-liners, brilliant turn of phrase, and clever wordplay made him a perfect choice to support Stewart Francis and Hal Cruttenden on their national tours... 

101 Comedy Club - Free

101 Comedy Club - Free

'Funny. Fast. Free' **** (ThreeWeeks). Each night sees four experienced acts performing. All our comedians have been hand-picked from an ethical fair trade farm where they've been grown in only the finest organic dog poo... 

Sketch Bingo

Sketch Bingo

Sketch Bingo is an energetic, interactive, competitive sketch show and it's a wild, wacky game show. It features audience participation, daft prizes and loadsa silly fun. In Sketch Bingo every sketch, challenge and competition has a number...